Latest Content: Tips

Hackney: Nothing replaces time on the water

May 6, 2015

There are a few myths about pro anglers, especially at the Elite Series level, that I think should be mentioned.

Coulter: The business of professional bass fishing

May 4, 2015

When most pros give seminars or work boat shows, the number one question that we get asked is about how to acquire sponsors.

Schultz: Walking with Charlie

Apr 29, 2015

Charlie Campbell is one of the all-time greats of topwater fishing.

Ike: Bass react to barometric pressure

Apr 27, 2015

Barometric pressure is important, but it’s also complicated.

Ish: Finding big fish near you

Apr 23, 2015

Fishing a lake or river with a forage problem makes no sense at all.

Let those lizards loose in April

Apr 21, 2015

There are very few lures that are more versatile and catch more bass at this time of year than a plastic lizard.

How to fish crankbaits for prespawn smallies

Apr 20, 2015

It's really hard to beat spring crankin', says Bassmaster Elite Series rookie Paul Mueller.

Ike: Upgrade your fishing log

Apr 20, 2015

I’d like to suggest some things that will always be helpful regardless of when you go fishing or what conditions you face when you do go.

KVD: The pitfalls of previous experience

Apr 17, 2015

There are times when knowing a lot about a lake can work to your advantage, but there are others when it can work against you.

Two lures Mike Iaconelli says anybody can catch a bass on

Apr 16, 2015

Mike Iaconelli’s lure inventory matches his personality: wide-ranging and colorful. Yet, when asked what two lures he thinks anybody can catch a bass on, it didn’t take but seconds to pinpoint the answer.

Evers: The need for speed

Apr 15, 2015

But there are a few things you can do to stack the odds in your favor — things a lot of other anglers don't do.